Who is Liable in a Rear-End Accident?
September 23, 2020 | Accidents,Car Accidents
No one wants to get into a vehicle accident. However, accidents typically occur without warning and when a person is at least expecting it. One of the most common types of accidents that occurs regularly in and around our area are rear-end collisions. Most people assume that these are relatively minor incidents, but the reality… read more
Washington State Motorcycle Laws
September 10, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
Motorcycles can be incredibly exhilarating vehicles to operate. However, motorcycle riders also face higher risks of sustaining severe injuries when accidents do occur. Motorcyclists do not have much protection from the force of a passenger vehicle slamming into them, and even cyclists who wear helmets are susceptible to serious injuries. The best way to prevent… read more
What are Common Injuries in a Pedestrian Accident?
August 31, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
The last thing anybody expects is that they will be injured in a pedestrian accident when they are in or around the roadway. Unfortunately, pedestrian accidents are not uncommon in Washington, and particularly in the urban areas of the state. According to data from the Washington Department of Transportation, we can see that there was… read more
How Can I Prove Product Liability?
August 10, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
No one should ever have to worry about whether or not an item they purchase will cause harm to themselves or their families. Unfortunately, defective products make it into the hands of consumers every day across the country. If you or somebody you care about has been injured or become ill due to a defective… read more
What is Sudden Unintended Acceleration?
July 27, 2020 | Accidents,Car Accidents,Personal Injury
No one expects that they will get into a car accident when they get behind the wheel each day, though vehicle accidents are not an uncommon occurrence. However, what most people will certainly not expect is that a manufacturing defect will cause an unintended send acceleration of their vehicle. Over the last several years, drivers… read more
Catastrophic Injury vs Personal Injury: What’s the Difference?
July 7, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
Anytime somebody sustains an injury caused by the careless or negligent actions of another individual, they should be able to recover compensation for their losses. However, no two personal injury cases are the same, and the victims in these cases can sustain various types of injuries. Some of these injuries are considered catastrophic. Here, we… read more
What are the Most Common Work Injuries?
May 14, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
Getting injured at work is not something anybody wants to experience, but work injuries are not uncommon. Mistakes and accidents happen, but those injured on the job should be able to count on workers’ compensation insurance to cover their expenses. What are the most common injuries that happen in the workplace in Washington? Work injuries… read more
What are the Major Types of Head Injuries?
March 25, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
Injuries to the head and brain are some of the most severe injuries that a person can sustain. In many cases, these incidents are caused by the careless or negligent actions of another person. Head and brain injuries can lead to a victim sustaining temporary or permanent disabilities. It is important to understand how these… read more
6 Reasons Your Workers’ Compensation Was Denied
March 14, 2020 | Accidents,Workplace injuries
Anyone who gets injured at work should be able to count on workers’ compensation insurance to cover their medical bills and lost income. The workers’ compensation insurance system is a “no-fault” system, meaning that the injured employee should be able to get coverage regardless of who was at fault for the injury. Unfortunately, there are… read more
Can An Injured Passenger Sue The Driver After a Car Accident?
February 24, 2020 | Accidents,Car Accidents,Personal Injury
Getting involved in a car accident can be a scary experience. However, if you are a passenger in a vehicle that gets into an accident and are injured, you may wonder whether or not you can bring a lawsuit against the drivers involved. This can be a complicated situation, as there is often more than… read more